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NASA Names Moon Mission After Greek Goddess Artemis

NASA's new mission to the moon — which aims to put the first woman on the lunar surface by 2024 — has been named...

The Greek Astronomer Who Helped Photograph the First Image of a Black Hole

Greek astronomer Dimitrios Psaltis was instrumental in the gigantic effort to take mankind's first-ever image of a black hole, which is located in a...

NASA Grants Fellowship to Greek Post-Doc Researcher in California

Dr. Georgia Virginia ("Gina") Panopoulou is one of twenty-four scientists who were recently granted a fellowship by NASA to conduct postdoctoral research in California. Panopoulou...
Thanasis Economou is the creator of NASA's APXS

NASA Scientist Thanasis Economou: NASA is Getting Ready for a Manned Mission to Mars

NASA is getting ready for a manned mission to Mars. Greek Astrophysicist Thanasis Economou, explained to an audience at the University of Chicago, on Saturday, the...

Dr. Nikolaos Paschalidis A Greek devoted to New Space Horizons

When NASA’s New Horizons mission to Pluto flew past the distant, icy world on July 14, NASA space scientist and engineer Nikolaos Paschalidis was...

Greek NASA Scientist Explains New Earth-Like Planet Kepler 452-b Discovery

    On Thursday, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration announced that it had discovered the Earth’s "older cousin", Kepler 452-b, 1,400 light years away from the Earth's...

Meet NASA’s Greek “Planet Doctor”

Thanasis Economou has been described as the "Planet Doctor," since almost all space missions carry an instrument he developed to help analyze the composition of our neighboring...
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Greek Satellite in Space (video)

The satellite L-Sat (Hellenic Satellite) created by a Greek scientific team led by Periklis Papadopoulos was  launched on Sunday from NASA facilities in Virginia, U.S.A. The...

Greek Scientist Lights Aurora, Geomagnetic Storms

A team of scientists led by Vassilis Angelopoulos, professor of Earth and Space Sciences at the University of California- Los Angeles (UCLA), discovered the...

Rocket Scientist Kouveliotou Elected To NAS

Greek astrophysicist Chryssa Kouveliotou has been elected in a group of 83 scientists to the US National Academy of Sciences (NAS) in recognition of...

Lambdasat to Monitor Greek Ships

A Greek satellite is due to be launched from Cape Canaveral in the summer of 2013, with the purpose of monitoring Greek merchant ships...

Two Greek Students Win Contest, VIP Guests at NASA

Nikos Koukoufilippas and Ioanna Kourkoulou are two Greek students who managed to enjoy a trip to NASA facilities in Alabama, USA. Both Greek students...

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